Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"I think myself happy, King Agrippa, because I shall answer this day before thee of all the things whereof I am accused of the Jews,
I was not
And he said, "O my Lord, send I pray thee whom thou wilt."
The LORD God hath opened mine ear; therefore can I not say nay, nor withdraw myself.
Wherefore, I thought from henceforth not to speak of him, nor to preach anymore in his name. But the word of the LORD was a very burning fire in my heart and in my bones, which when I would have stopped, I might not.
See that thou speak my words unto them, whether they be obedient or not, for they are obstinate.
Now when the spirit took me up, and carried me away, I went with a heavy and sorrowful mind, but the hand of the LORD comforted me right soon.
And Jonah made him ready to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the LORD, and gat him down to Joppa, and found there a ship ready to go to Tarshish, and paid his fare, and went aboard, to go with them to Tarshish from the presence of the LORD.
for to declare his son by me, that I should preach him among the heathen: Immediately I commended not of the matter with flesh and blood,